Buying a first home is often one of the most significant undertakings in a person’s life. With recent statistics stating that the average age of a First Time Buyer is now 34, there are many things that go into leading up to that all-important first step on the property ladder.
Guiseley is a district of Leeds, West Yorkshire, within the postcode of LS20. Found roughly nine miles to the north west of Leeds City Centre Guiseley is one of the most desirable areas of Leeds for First Time Buyers, as it offers a fantastic community spirit, an eclectic variety of house types, abundant amenities and its excellent transport links to both Leeds and Bradford.
There are numerous housing estates in Guiseley, and there are several new homes developments in the surrounding areas such as Yeadon and Rawdon.
Due to its close proximity to Leeds City Centre, it is a popular location for people who work in the city, allowing residents to comfortably commute to work. It has a well-connected train station offering easy access to Ilkley, Leeds and lots of other areas.
Amenities in Guiseley
Guiseley is home to two retail parks: Guiseley Retail Park in the centre of town as well as Westside Retail Park, where there is a good variety of major retailers including Argos, Asda Living and Costa to name but a few.
Guiseley is well known for its football team Guiseley AFC who play at Nethermore Park. They play in Conference Premier and attract strong crowds. There is also a Cricket League
There are three Primary schools in Guiseley, Tranmere Park, St. Oswalds C of E School and Guiseley Primary School. There is also a secondary school.
There is no shortage of outdoor space in Guiseley, with Nunroyd Park being a popular destination for locals.
There are a number of restaurants in the area with cuisines catering for all tastes, including Thai, British and Italian. As well as a vibrant selection of restaurants there is a range of popular pubs and bars.
First Time Buyer Houses For Sale in Guiseley, LS20
The following properties have been handpicked by our Guiseley branch manager as an example of some of the First Time Buyers houses for sale with Guiseley Manning Stainton.
Park Grove, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19
£165,000 | More Info
This three bedroom property is found a short distance from our Guiseley Branch in Yeadon. It's ready to move into, with a spacious reception room leading on to the modern kitchen. This property would be an exceptional first buy for any prospective buyers looking to move to a fantastic and upcoming location.
Batter Lane, Rawdon, Leeds, LS19
£190,000 | More Info
A fantastic three bedroom semi-detached property found in Rawdon. Decorated in a modern style throughout and with spacious rooms, this is an essential viewing for anyone looking for their first home!